Hooray! Mitsubishi Isn't Killing The Lancer Evolution

Our rally bred hearts have been aching since we heard that this would be the end of the line for Mitsubishi's slidey yobbo machine. But no! Mitsu isn't murdering the rally weapon yet. Keep your eyes open, Subaru. » 5/29/14 11:10am 5/29/14 11:10am

Look How Awesome Mitsubishi's Lineup Was 20 Years Ago

Two crossovers, an aging sedan, a fairly abysmal subcompact that feels like it's meant only for third world countries, and a legendary rally car now living on borrowed time. That's how things are for Mitsubishi these days. But it wasn't always this way. » 5/07/14 3:30pm 5/07/14 3:30pm

Will The Mitsubishi Evo Be Turned Into Some Kind Of Crossover Coupe?

The fate of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution has been in serious limbo for a while now. The current car will die soon, and conspiring against a new generation is the fact Mitsubishi is focusing on crossovers and hybrids. But does that mean the next Evo could be a plug-in based on a crossover? » 4/07/14 10:00pm 4/07/14 10:00pm

Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution FQ-440: A 440 Horsepower 'FU' To Supercars

In the pantheon of the mightiest four-cylinder engines, surely Mitsubishi's "FQ" Lancer Evolutions stand near or at the top. This series of UK-only special edition Evos were tuned to produce as much as 400 horsepower in Mitsubishi FQ-400 form. Great news, rally hoons! Even more juice is coming. » 3/26/14 10:00am 3/26/14 10:00am

Your Ridiculously Awesome Mitsubishi Evolution X Wallpaper Is Here

I've always been a fan of brown cars, but they're hard to pull off correctly. You need to get the shade just right, as it's the difference between "earthy" and "dirty." This highly modified Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X model uses a matte effect to get the blend down perfectly. Beat that, in your silver Subaru. » 3/22/14 5:11pm 3/22/14 5:11pm

A Rally Mitsubishi Evo Is All Like 'Fuck You, Subaru' In This Crash

Hey, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution and Subaru WRX! Will you two ever learn to get along, or will they fight like cats and dogs for all eternity? Probably, since 1990s rally rivalries die hard. » 11/26/13 4:20pm 11/26/13 4:20pm

Next Mitsubishi Evo Could Go Hybrid For Real This Time Probably

What's the deal with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution? Does the car have a future at all as its brand continues to flag hard in the North American market? One new rumor says it does — in plug-in electric hybrid form. For real this time. » 7/24/13 4:00pm 7/24/13 4:00pm

Now You Can Own Paul Walker's Mitsubishi Evo From 2 Fast 2 Furious

You there. On a scale of one to Vin Diesel, how fast and furious would you say your life is right now? If you need more of both those things, look no further than this eBay auction for the lime green Mitusbishi Lancer Evolution from 2 Fast 2 Furious. » 6/25/13 12:05pm 6/25/13 12:05pm

'The 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR Is One Very Hot Ride'

Can the small town of Owings Mills, Maryland handle the turbocharged fury of one of Japan's greatest rallying legends? We're about to find out in this classic installment of MotorWeek! » 6/05/13 5:45pm 6/05/13 5:45pm

Mitsubishi heartlessly mocks Evo's demise with April Fool's concept

Mitsubishi's Lancer Evolution Facebook page has a photo teasing a concept to be revealed Friday by asking if it's "the next Evo." It's called the "AF-J" — as in "April Fools' Joke." Hey, Mitsubishi, it's not funny to joke about things you've killed. » 3/31/11 4:15pm 3/31/11 4:15pm

Jim Russell Lancer Evolution Experience: Because Oversteer Kicks Ass

The Lancer Evolution Experience starts off like most driving schools: You are plopped in front of a chalkboard and lectured to. After that, you're sent out and made to get wicked sideways. And that's when you wake the hell up. » 11/09/09 4:00pm 11/09/09 4:00pm

Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X Owner Presses On Gas, Pedal Breaks Off

One Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution owner was understandably surprised when the gas pedal on his nearly new $40,000 car snapped off right under his foot. With just 2000 miles on the clock of his Evo X, the owner claims he was driving "with a little enthusiasm," pressed down on the gas pedal "as I normally would", at which… » 8/07/08 11:20am 8/07/08 11:20am

AMS Mitusbishi Lancer Evolution VIII Makes 1130 HP

AMS claim this is the world's most powerful Evo, and they've got the dyno sheets to back it up. This Mitsubishi monster supposedly makes 1130 HP, and that's not at the flywheel, but at the wheels. And we're told it's "true" power, no nitrous-oxide assistance, just a motor built up big as can be and 51 PSI of boost.… » 4/22/08 3:45pm 4/22/08 3:45pm

HKS Mitusbishi Lancer Evo X Gets HP Boost And Suspension Upgrades

The new Mitsubishi Evolution X is already a great performer, but what happens when you give it to a tuning company like HKS? No surprise, they've made it better. The HKS Evo makes 382 HP, about 97 HP more than the standard Evo. Even better, that figure comes at 6230 RPM, about 790 revs lower than the power peak from… » 3/26/08 4:15pm 3/26/08 4:15pm